Monthly Archives: January 2017

The Four Seasons

January’s Hands on History session reflects on the year ahead, taking as its theme the seasons of spring, summer, autumn and winter. Each season will be represented by an amazing object from the collection! Symbolising winter is a pair of … Continue reading

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Keep Dancing: The amazing career of a local stage star

In late 2016 the Museum acquired a new addition to its collection, a large framed handkerchief with embroidered autographs of some of the stars of the stage¬†from the last century. Names include Gracie Fields, Jimmy James, Elizabeth French, Eamon Andrews, … Continue reading

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